Obituary: Kenneth Eugene “Bud” Cagle


Kenneth Eugene “Bud” Cagle, 81, of Double Springs entered into rest Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2020 at his residence.

He was born March 30, 1939 in Double Springs, Alabama.  He was a member of Rock Creek Freewill Baptist.  He loved to coon hunt in his younger days and loved caring for his farm animals, goats and dogs.  He enjoyed working in the woods and drinking coffee.

Visitation will be Friday, Dec. 4, 2020 from 5-7 p.m. at Nichols Funeral Home in Double Springs, where the service will be Saturday, Dec. 5, 2020 at noon.  Burial will follow in Shady Grove Cemetery.

Bud is survived by his wife Erma Estelle Cagle; sons Silas Darrell (Deborah) Cagle, Bradford Doyle Cagle, Darrick Eugene Cagle, and Darry Lee Cagle; daughter Tina Elaine (William) Bailey; sister Mary Lou Borden; 14 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; special friend Homer Rice; and a host of nieces, nephews, other family, and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents Silas Murphy Cagle and Willie Mae Bobo Cagle; son Kenneth O’Dell Cagle; brother Benjamin Murphy “Benny” Cagle; sister Evey Mae Cagle; and a great-grandson Adanias O’Dell Cagle.